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date: 24 October 2020

Booker Prize for Fiction 

The Oxford Companion to English Literature
Dinah BirchDinah Birch

A prize founded (as the Booker-McConnell Prize for Fiction) in 1969, awarded annually to the best full-length novel published in the previous twelve months by an author from the Commonwealth or the Republic of Ireland writing in English; its aim is to stimulate the kind of public interest aroused in France by the ... ...

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